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I called the muffler shop to get a quote and they said about $800 for parts and labor. They said I would need 2? I have a single exhaust coming off long tube headers. Does this sound right for electric cutouts, wiring, installation? And does anyone know why I would need 2?
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Thats way high if you ask me. And they must be talking about put one on each side right behind the headers but you can just put one after the Y and it will sound good.
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That sounds extremely high for just cutouts. I'm getting my whole exhaust redone this weekend and I was told it would be sightly less that that. And you'll only need 2 if they are going before your y pipe. If not then 1 will be all you need.
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I called the muffler shop to get a quote and they said about $800 for parts and labor. They said I would need 2? I have a single exhaust coming off long tube headers. Does this sound right for electric cutouts, wiring, installation? And does anyone know why I would need 2?
thats insane. all you need is a 3" either raceland ($180 shipped) or qtp (220+) 2 butt joint band clamps, a sawzaw, and 15-30 min of your time
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^ Without welding it in don't you take a risk of causing an exhaust leak? Also is there any real difference in the sound if you have two? Also do you notice any difference in performance or is it strictly for a badass sound? Also does that throw any CEL? Sorry for all the questions but I want to find out all the information possible before doing this. Thanks
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^ Without welding it in don't you take a risk of causing an exhaust leak? Also is there any real difference in the sound if you have two? Also do you notice any difference in performance or is it strictly for a badass sound? Also does that throw any CEL? Sorry for all the questions but I want to find out all the information possible before doing this. Thanks
If you did 2 before your y pipe it would be much louder than 1 right after it. As for the performance side of it, I believe chefred said that when he took it to the track it ran slower with the cutouts open than it did closed, but then when he put the NOS on it was faster with the cutouts open, than closed, if I remember correctly. You shouldn't get any CEL I don't think since air is still reaching the O2 sensors and the cutouts don't mess with those.
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After reading and watching some videos I think I am going to order the cutout online, take it to a muffler shop just to weld it in, and then do the wiring myself. Any preferences on brands? And has anyone experienced any problems associated with this mod?
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After reading and watching some videos I think I am going to order the cutout online, take it to a muffler shop just to weld it in, and then do the wiring myself. Any preferences on brands? And has anyone experienced any problems associated with this mod?
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Check out DMH. They are top quality and probably have the best warranty of any of the brands as well. Its what I have going on my truck, and alot of others have them too.
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We do have the QTP's in stock and shipping if anyone is interested just shoot me a pm and I can get one or two out to you.

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